IMDG Code Ship Operator Course

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Product Overview

The IMDG Code Ship Operator course is training for personnel responsible for and/or involved with managing the operation of a vessel carrying dangerous goods

This course provides:

  • An introduction to the IMDG Code
  • An overview of
    • IMDG Code general provisions
    • packing requirements
    • package marking and labelling requirements
  • In-depth training on
    • dangerous goods classification and identification provisions
    • CTU marking and placarding requirements
    • documentation requirements and completion procedures
    • stowage requirements
    • segregation requirements within a CTU
    • segregation requirements for CTUs containing dangerous goods when loaded on vessels
    • requirements for limited quantities and excepted quantities shipments
  • Training on
    • incident and fire prevention and emergency response procedures in a port and on board a ship
    • the International Convention for Safe Containers
    • dangerous goods in port areas

The course can be purchased with additional modules, a 49 CFR and an ADR module, which look at additional requirements in those regulations when shipping under IMDG Code provisions.

The current course is based on Amendment 39-18. The Amendment 40-20 course is now available to pre-order and should be available in late April 2021.

  • Benefits

    • Compliance – meets the mandatory training requirements in the IMDG
      Code for all those involved in the transport of dangerous goods by sea
    • Cost-effective – typically a fraction of expensive classroom time and less
      disruptive than absence from work
    • Flexible learning – courses are taken at the student’s own pace or to a
      timetable set by management
    • Course management – administrator function to monitor and manage any
      number of students in local, regional or global training programs. Records
      are maintained in the administrator system and can be made available to
      employees and competent authorities
    • Certificate – tests at the end of each element ensure understanding
      of learning topics, with marks combined in a final course completion
      certificate. Verified certificate option available
    • Safety – produced by dangerous goods transport specialists
    • Efficiency – delivers consistent training standards across global operations,
      especially relevant to corporate quality assurance programmes
    • Up to date – courses are updated in line with Amendment and Errata changes
    • Customisation – courses can be customised to incorporate company specific procedures and policies.

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Price £92.00£165.00

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